September 15-16, 2017
Lexington, Kentucky

Kristi Maxwell

Kristi Maxwell is the author of five books of poetry: Realm Sixty-four (Ahsahta, 2008), Hush Sessions (Saturnalia, 2009), Re- (Ahsahta, 2011), That Our Eyes Be Rigged (Saturnalia, 2014), and PLAN/K (Horseless Press, 2015). Her scholarly work appears in Anne Carson: Ecstatic Lyre and is forthcoming in Textual Practice. She is an assistant professor of English at the University of Louisville and lives in Louisville with her husband, Perry, and their two cats, Gerty and Tang. A former Elliston Poetry Fellow, Kristi received a Ph.D. in Creative Writing & Literature and a graduate certificate in Women's, Gender, & Sexuality from the University of Cincinnati and an M.F.A. in Poetry from the University of Arizona.